ASS Vs PUD | Match 162 Oct 17, 2019
PUD 42/2 (8.0)
DEL Vs HP | Match 41 Oct 17, 2019
HP 176/10 (41.2)
MAH Vs VID | Match 67 Oct 17, 2019
MAH 260/7 (50.0)
NAG Vs MAN | Match 1 Oct 17, 2019
NAG 240/10 (48.2)
UTT Vs CHA | Match 14 Oct 17, 2019
UTT 253/8 (50.0)
UP Vs HAR | Match 51 Oct 17, 2019
HAR 208/10 (49.1)
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Oct 16, 2019
World Food Day: It takes 21lt of water to produce a chocolate bar, how water-wise is your diet?The second highest food group in terms of contributing to water-scarcity was fruit at 19 percent.
Jul 31, 2019
Pakistan’s Indus delta becoming no man’s land with sea level rise and dams upstreamPeople in Paksitan are leaving their villages en masse as the Indus delta sinking means they cannot farm or fish and have no freshwater, thanks to sea level rise and dams upstream
Jul 29, 2019
Halfway through monsoon, 72 of 100 major reservoirs in India record below-normal water storage; Gujarat, Maharashtra worst-hitThe scenario is particularly worrying in the states of Gujarat and Maharashtra. The basin storage in Tapi, Sabarmati, and rivers of the Kutch and Godavari are "highly deficient", the data revealed.
Jul 26, 2019
Recurrent water crisis forces Mawasis in MP to migrate to cities for livelihood as parched forests run dry of produceRecurrent drought in Satna district of Madhya Pradesh has turned the once all-providing summer months into a nightmare for Mawasi tribals, forcing the youth to migrate for livelihood while women walk at least 16 kilometres daily for water
Jul 19, 2019
India's water woes mount, with floods, droughts and millions of citizens at the mercy of the monsoonsWhile parts of India face water scarcity, others are facing destruction due to flooding. Both result in death of animals, humans, and biodiversity. Policymakers face challenges as climate change leads to uncertainty.
Jul 02, 2019
Delhi water crisis: Water tanker mafia, high ammonia levels and sewage treatment among key concernsIn 2001 alone, Delhi's population increased by 215,000 due to natural growth and 285,000 through migration. This puts a strain on water supply resources.
Jun 26, 2019
RS discusses water issue amid Tamil Nadu crisis; Centre promises clean drinking water for every household by 2024The Rajya Sabha held a short-duration discussion on water crisis in the country, during which members suggested a slew of steps like river interlinking, district-specific blueprint for water conservation and speedy approval for rainwater harvesting projects.
Jun 23, 2019
Delhi's ambitious 24x7 water supply scheme may turn out to be pipe dream as pilot project reveals challengesThe Delhi Jal Board first discussed the ambitious idea of continuous water supply in 2009 and started a pilot project.
Jun 21, 2019
Tamil Nadu water crisis: EPS accepts Kerala's help, but asks for 20 lakh litres per day instead of one-time helpIn light of the looming water crisis unfolding in Tamil Nadu, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami accepted help from Kerala, but has asked for 20 lakh litres of water per day instead of a one time help
Jun 21, 2019
Ken-Betwa river link project boon or bane? Parched Bundelkhand residents hopeful but experts warn of ecological disasterThe budget earmarked for the project was Rs 18,000 crore; the aim was to divert water from the Ken river basin.